Central Arizona College Back
DIE 111 Introduction to Electricity and Electronics
Credit Hours:  3
Effective Term: Fall 2016
SUN#: None
AGEC: None  
Credit Breakdown: 2 Lectures, 3 Labs
Times for Credit: 1
Grading Option: A, B, C, D, F

Description: Theory, operation, and components of electrical and electronic circuits.

Prerequisites: None

Corequisites: None

Recommendations: None

Measurable Student Learning Outcomes
1. (Synthesis Level) Model safety procedures while working in the shop.
2. (Comprehension Level) Describe the theory of electron flow.
3. (Comprehension Level) Describe components of series and parallel electrical circuits.
4. (Application Level) Construct simple electrical circuits.
5. (Comprehension Level) Describe the operation of digital multimeters in measuring volts, amps, and ohms.
6. (Application Level) Determine circuit parameters using a DMM.
7. (Application Level) Use Ohm's Law to determine electrical flow in a circuit.
8. (Comprehension Level) Describe the role of magnetism, electromagnetism, and electromagnetic induction in electrical system components.
9. (Comprehension Level) Describe the functions and roles of components of electrical circuits.
10. (Analysis Level) Analyze variables in electrical circuits.
11. (Comprehension Level) Describe the theory of operation and the role of semi-conductors in circuits.
12. (Knowledge Level) Recite the symbolic components of electrical circuits.
13. (Application Level) Trace the flow of electricity in a wiring diagram.
Internal/External Standards Accreditation
All learning outcomes will be met in accordance with the AED Technical Standards for Construction Equipment Technicians.

See attachment for 2014 AED Standards